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Does Obama have any moral high ground on the issue of gun control?

From the Guardian:

Shortly before General John Campbell, the commander of the US and Nato war in Afghanistan, testified to a Senate panel, the president of Doctors Without Borders – also known as Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) – said the US and Afghanistan had made an “admission of a war crime”.

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This is God's punishment for the confederate flag

From WaPo here:

Unprecedented and deadly rainfall turned South Carolina roads into rivers and parking lots into lakes on Sunday, prompting officials to warn residents not to leave their homes for any reason — even on foot.

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OMG, the NYT printed something real about class

Off the front page, editorial section:

Rich benefactors promise to lift the poor out of poverty, but it was their outsourcing decisions that made people poor in the first place.

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The first steps of real Israeli apartheid

From the Guardian here:

In response to the recent violence, Israeli police said they would prevent Palestinian residents of Jerusalem from entering the Old City for two days during a Jewish holiday.

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Quote of the day!

From here:

“Empires at the end concentrate on military force as the be all and end all of power… at the end they use more mercenary based forces than citizen based forces”

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Uncle Sam does a great job protecting American food (#not)

From here:

…earlier this month, California issued a notice of intent to list glyphosate as a carcinogen. “As far as I’m aware, this is the first regulatory agency in the U.S.

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The work of both our political parties!

From here:

43 million Americans now work in part-time jobs that pay less than $26,000 a year.



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